The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Oct 1868

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p.2 shallow water at Port Hope and Coburg prevents mail steamers from entering the harbors.

-Imports 8.

-The Gale Disasters Reported - sch. A.P. Wait on reef near Dunnville; John Fulton waterlogged at Nicholson's Island and now anchored at South Bay; barque Arabia ashore at Port Colborne.

-sch. Defiance of Port Hope, lumber laden for Oswego, ran aground on shoal near Snake Island.

-The Lost Vessel - accident to Persia took place off Fourth Mile Pt., but it did not founder until crossing Saginaw Bay.

-Port of Kingston - 8.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Oct 1868